A recent report provided details on Project Dhoop, a public health initiative aimed to improve vitamin D levels in school children.
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The Scottish government has partnered with Healthy Start’s public health initiative to decrease vitamin D deficiency among pregnant women.
People are becoming more interested in vitamin D as made evident by a study that found internet searches exponentially increased from 2004 to 2010.
Does an online vitamin D intervention program offer an effective method of raising awareness among young adults?
A recent RCT evaluated the efficacy of a web-based vitamin D intervention program targeting young Canadian adults.
New research found that over 70% of Lebanese pharmacy students had low vitamin D levels and that pharmacist counseling was an effective intervention.
Carole Baggerly discusses the Protect our Children Now project, a 2 year program focused on helping pregnant women achieve healthy vitamin D levels.
Recent research suggests maintaining natural doses of vitamin D reduces the risk of developing metabolic syndrome.
Dr. Cannell provides further insight on the recent study that found vitamin D is associated with an increased risk for miscarriage.
A recent review questions who should be legally responsible for ensuring infants and pregnant women maintain sufficient vitamin D levels.
A recent study found that in an elderly population in Germany, factors determining vitamin D status differ between men and women.